Housing Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$39,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$56,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
ICF
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
West Virginia
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a housing specialist make?
Housing Specialists in the US make on average $39,980 annually or $19.22 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 28,000. The top 10 percent earn over $56,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $28,000 annually. Most Housing Specialist jobs are in Non Profits companies and Professional companies. West Virginia, Washington, Iowa, Maryland, and New York have the highest paying Housing Specialist jobs. Most Housing Specialists spend 2.7 years in the position.

Average Housing Specialist Salary By Location

Housing Specialists in the United States of America make on average $39,980 a year or $19.22 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest Housing Specialist salaries at $62,610 per year. Not only that, Washington, DC also has an average entry-level salary of $34,000. West Virginia, Washington, Iowa, Maryland, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Housing Specialists. Hawaii, Florida, and Louisiana have the lowest Housing Specialist salaries.

Map of Housing Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Housing Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Housing Specialist Salary By Company

Housing Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Housing Specialists are in Non Profits companies and Professional companies. ICF and Quadel Consulting are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Boston College and KONICA MINOLTA pay their Housing Specialists very well.

Average Housing Specialist Pay By Industry

Housing Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Hospitality companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Housing Specialists. Health Care companies pay Housing Specialists an average salary of $45,960, Hospitality companies pay $42,925, and Finance companys come in at $41,005. The types of companies that pay Housing Specialists the least are in the Non Profits industry, where the average annual salary is $36,054.
Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$45,960
$46k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$42,925
$43k
Finance
Finance
$41,005
$41k
Professional
Professional
$39,371
$39k
Government
Government
$39,306
$39k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$38,266
$38k
Construction
Construction
$36,898
$37k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$36,054
$36k

Housing Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Housing Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Housing Specialist can range from $31,953 to $44,529 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Housing Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$15,600
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$33,601
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$86,335
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$22,957
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03/18/2020
$35,166
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03/06/2020
$58,260
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03/06/2020
$33,601
Housing Specialist
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$33,392
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Housing Specialist (Behavioral Health)
03/04/2020
$33,601
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03/04/2020
$33,392
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